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Albert's America amidst appear arms bark battle beauty beneath bird blood bosom bound Brandt breath burst calumet chief child Christian Dalziel dear death delight desolation distant Ditto dream earth enemies England expression extremes eyes face fair father's fear fire Gertrude Gertrude's half hand happy head heard heart heav'n hills human Indian kind kindred knew lakes land leave light living lone look look'd manner miles morn mountain never night NOTES º º º o'er once path peace round running scarce scene seem'd seen shore side sight smile ſº song soon soul sound speak spirit strong sweet tears thee Thomas thou thought took Travels tree tribe Virginia warriors wild woods WYOMING young
第 78 頁 - But hark, the trump ! — to-morrow thou In glory's fires shalt dry thy tears : Ev'n from the land of shadows now My father's awful ghost appears Amidst the clouds that round us roll ; He bids my soul for battle thirst, He bids me dry the last — the first — The only tears that ever burst From Outalissi's soul ; Because I may not stain with grief The death-song of an Indian chief.
第 4 頁 - Although the wild-flower on thy ruin'd wall, And roofless homes, a sad remembrance bring Of what thy gentle people did befall ; Yet thou wert once the loveliest land of all That see the Atlantic wave their morn restore. Sweet land ! may I thy lost delights recall, And paint thy Gertrude in her bowers of yore, Whose beauty was the love of Pennsylvania's shore...
第 6 頁 - Then, where of Indian hills the daylight takes His leave, how might you the flamingo see Disporting like a meteor on the lakes — And playful squirrel on his nut-grown tree : And every sound of life was full of glee, From merry mock-bird's song, or hum of men ; While hearkening, fearing nought their revelry, The wild deer arch'd his neck from glades, and then Unhunted, sought his woods and wilderness again.
第 93 頁 - ... that in ancient times a herd of these tremendous animals came to the Big-bone licks, and began an universal destruction of the bear, deer, elks, buffaloes, and other animals which had been created for the use of the Indians...
第 16 頁 - And from the tree we, with her child, unbound A lonely mother of the Christian land : — Her lord — the captain of the British band — Amidst the slaughter of his soldiers lay. Scarce knew the widow our delivering hand ; Upon her child she sobb'd, and swoon'd away, Or shriek'd unto the God to whom the Christians pray.